How Long Will the Saline Solution Shortage Leave Dental Patients and Practitioners Parched?

by Implantadmin Posted on December 22, 2014

How Long Will the Saline Solution Shortage Leave Dental Patients and Practitioners Parched? Arun K. Garg, DMD While not exactly blowing up email inboxes around the country, if you’re a doctor – or a patient – the saline solution shortage is a big deal. That’s because it’s a mounting problem that’s already a year in the making and has caused some dentists to reschedule their oral surgery appointments or cancel them entirely. Considering that saline solution, also known as .9% sodium chloride injection or “normal […]

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How Knowledge is the Ultimate Career Currency

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Continuing Education Continues Demonstrating its Worth How Knowledge is the Ultimate Career Currency By: Arun K. Garg, DMD   Earlier this fall Coursera, the increasingly popular free online continuing education company, made news again. This time it wasn’t about new lectures, or the number of enrollees. It was about the company’s expansion into Latin America. Thanks to a partnership with Brazil’s University of Sao Paulo and the State University of Campinas, Coursera is about to start offering Portuguese courses. Since its founding in 2012 Coursera […]

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Dr. Garg’s Blog is Back in Business!

by Implantadmin Posted on November 25, 2014

Dr. Garg’s Blog is Back in Business! By: Dr. Arun K. Garg If you’re reading this sentence, chances are you’ve already spent some quality time reviewing Implant Seminars’ comprehensive and newly redesigned website. Hopefully you’ve come away with a powerful conclusion: dentistry (and specifically Implant Dentistry) is an exciting and influential medical subfield. Yet to the general public, the neighborhood dentist is sometimes considered nothing more than a professional teeth cleaner whose stimulating days include the occasional cavity filling or third molar extraction. But you […]

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